Category Archives: expert surgeons

Lipedema Center opens September 2, 2014 at Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Friedman Center for Lymphedema Research & Treatment in New York City

Dr. Mark Smith, Chief of Plastic Surgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in New York City opens the Lipedema Center, a part of the Friedman Center for Lymphedema Research & Treatment, offering medically reconstructive lymph sparing liposuction for lipedema on … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 29: Dr. David Amron & Jasna

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! Fellow BLOGGER Crystal Blount posted about dermatologist Dr. David Amron and lipedema patient Jasna. They appeared on Hallmark Channel’s “Home & Family” TV show on Friday to … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 11 – Profile: Dr. Josef Stutz

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: today was catch up from jet lag) Dr Josef Stutz reviewing information on lymph-sparing liposuction for lipedema/ lipoedema with his wife, Jutta, illustrating pre/post op treatments … Continue reading

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Lipedema / lipoedema Awareness Day 10 – Profile: Dr. Wilfried Schmeller

There’s more to the story: there may be more WHYS to body SIZE! (note: from the conference in London – Saturday 7 June 2014) The launch of the elearning lipoedema module was accompanied by a day long conference. Dr. Schmeller … Continue reading

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June is Lipedema / Lipoedema Awareness Month

Lipedema/lipoedema was first named as a disorder/disease at the Mayo Clinic by Dr. Edgar Hines and Dr Edgar Allen in 1940.  Lipedema, known as lipoedema in Europe, is a chronic disorder of the adipose tissue generally affecting the legs, which … Continue reading

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Magic Happened with Professor Dr Földi in Germany

One HIGHLIGHT of my recent trip to Germany Arriving in Hinterzarten in Germany is a bit like driving through the fairy tales of my childhood, driving slowly and intimately through the Black Forest. The first time I made this journey … Continue reading

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Soon: 1st Center of Excellence for Lipedema Care and Treatment in NYC

A year ago today I was in the Operating Room at Beth Israel Medical Center/Mt Sinai Hospitals filming with Dr. Mark Smith and Dr. Joe Dayan. Working with them has been a marathon of a different sort and it looks … Continue reading

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